The City Training a New Generation of Immigrant Leaders

View Newsletter in Browser to Governing Magazine & Newsletters on Facebook / Twitter / LinkedIn FEATURED STORY FOR November 29, 2016 The City Training a New Generation of Immigrant Leaders Nashville has a program — the first of its kind in the country — that educates and empowers New Americans to get more involved in local government. ADVERTISEMENT LATEST GOVERNING NEWS & COMMENTARY INFRASTRUCTURE & ENVIRONMENT As Composting Gains Popularity, Cities Struggle to Meet Demand Americans want to live more sustainable lives. Can governments keep up? Smart Management 6 Ways to Engineer Public-Employee Engagement Less than a third of government workers feel connected to their jobs. Improving that statistic should be a top priority. LATEST WEB HEADLINES Health & Human Services Texas Becomes 2nd State With Locally Transmitted Zika Cases This Drug Reverses Overdoses, But 3 States Make It Hard to Get Elections Instead of Voting for Trump, Texan Quits Electoral College So He Can ‘Sleep Well at Night’ Jill Stein Files New Recount Lawsuits in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin Democrats Look to 2018 Governors Races to Rebuild Public Safety & Justice How a Trump Administration Could Crack Down on Lax State Marijuana Laws In Wake of Ohio State Knife Attack, Legislature May Allow Guns on College Campuses ADVERTISEMENT Understanding the Cyber Threat This new policy guide offers advice from a wide range of experts — legislative thought leaders, government chief information security officers and industry security professionals — on the important role elected and appointed officials must play in developing and overseeing cyber security initiatives. DOWNLOAD NEWS IN NUMBERS 12 years old The youngest in a group of children who are suing Washington state for failing to adequately protect them from climate change. The lawsuit is part of a nonprofit’s nationwide strategy to force states and the federal government to do more to fight global warming. MORE WHO SAID THAT? “IM GOD" MORE Unsubscribe″ > | Opt out of all e.Republic email | Privacy Statement © 2016 e.Republic. All rights reserved. 100 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630. Phone: 916-932-1300